Horwitz Recovers Record $5.745 million Jury Verdict for Local 10 Carpenter

Experienced Chicago Personal Injury Lawyers Chicago personal injury lawyers (from left to right: Jay Luchsinger, Clifford Horwitz, and Michael Carter from Horwitz, Horwitz & Associates) at the Jury Verdict Reporter Trial Lawyer Excellence Awards in 2013 where they received the award for the largest non-death compensatory personal injury verdict in Illinois history. The Prime Contractor Claimed…

9 Kids Hurt in Bus Crash, and Other Injury Lawyer News

In general, school buses are the safest vehicles for children to ride in to class, because of both their size and safety features. In fact, most of the people who die in school-bus crashes are drivers and passengers in other vehicles. However, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reports that approximately 19 children die in…

Woman Sues After Rap Concert and Other Personal Injury Lawyer News

What risks are you taking when you attend a music event, and do the performers or the venue have a responsibility to provide for your safety? Those are the questions raised by a recent personal-injury lawsuit in Chicago. Tia Butts, 20, attended an A$AP Rocky and Been Trill concert. She alleges that one of the…

Illinois Accident Lawyer News: Distracted-Driving Roundup

Are Hands-Free Devices Safe? Which is worse: using a handheld cell phone or using a hands-free device while driving? Forbes reports that approximately 80 percent of Americans believe that hands-free phones are safe to use in the car. In reality, though, neither of these options are acceptable. This question, which is part of a poll conducted…

Injury Lawyer News: Chicago May Settle Car Accident Lawsuit

Negligent driving is one of the most destructive activities on American roads. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, approximately 421,000 people suffered injuries in accidents with distracted drivers in 2012. That number doesn’t even take into account other forms of negligent driving, including drowsy driving, drunk driving, and speeding. Almost all personal-injury lawsuits…